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Table 2 Forward step logistic regression analysis for risk factors associated with poor outcomes in infants with severe BPD requiring tracheostomy

From: Outcomes of neonates with tracheostomy secondary to bronchopulmonary dysplasia

Infant characteristics Odds Ratio Estimate
  Point estimate 95% Wald Confidence Interval
Post conceptional age at admission (continuous) 2.251* 1.921–2.699
Higher RSS prior to tracheostomy placement 1.985* 1.635–3.438
Small for gestational age 3.577* 1.123–11.391
Antenatal steroids 1.195 0.570–2.503
Pulmonary hypertension 3.972* 1.683–9.373
  1. *p value < 0.05